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NHS Spine 2: Q&A with HSCIC

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Sooraj Shah speaks to Spine programme head Andrew Meyer and solution architect Martin Sumner about the changes required at HSCIC for the switch to Spine 2
23 Sep 2014

PSA Peugeot Citroën saves over £3m with implementation of Cornerstone OnDemand software

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Car manufacturer saves millions by providing training to all of its staff virtually and going paperless in the process
22 Sep 2014

What's holding back in-memory databases?

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While in-memory database technology offers huge performance improvements over conventional databases, a number of key shortcomings have held back adoption. But that may soon change. Graeme Burton reports
22 Sep 2014

Apple updates privacy policy and Tim Cook denies NSA collaboration

Apple has used the launch of the iPhone 6 to update its privacy policy
CEO Tim Cook assures Apple users the privacy policy will be updated regularly as the firm looks to the iWatch
19 Sep 2014

Top 10 IT news stories of the week: Scottish independence, Chinese hackers, iPhone 6 issues and Larry Ellison steps aside

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No escape: election fever even influences IT issues
19 Sep 2014

The cutting-edge firms that hire IT staff on personality over skills

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Although 'sometimes we hire people who are jerks', admits Spotify director of engineering
22 Sep 2014

Scottish Police and Fire services select Civica Tranman for fleet management

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Emergency services looking to make fleets more efficient while cutting costs
22 Sep 2014

Microsoft cuts another 2,100 jobs, with more losses to come

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Microsoft Research Lab among operations to close as Nadella continues reforms
19 Sep 2014

SAP acquires GlobalExpense-owner Concur for $7.3bn

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Deal for business expense management software provider sees SAP attempt to strengthen its position in the cloud
19 Sep 2014

Ellison steps aside as Oracle CEO

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Oracle co-founder becomes executive chairman and CTO while Mark Hurd and Safra Catz become co-CEOs
19 Sep 2014
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Date: 12 Nov 2014

The UK IT Industry Awards are the benchmark for excellence throughout the computer industry.

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Date: 10 Dec 2014

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Enterprise Mobility – understanding the cultural revolution

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Intel's Jim Henry's speaks at Computing's Enterprise Mobility Summit 2014 about the cultural change that comes with the mobility trend
18 Sep 2014

Chinese hackers breached US miltary contractors

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Senate report suggests 20 acts of Chinese cyber-espionage took place in one year, with poor communication in US government also partly to blame
18 Sep 2014

IoT case study: reducing water leaks by smart pressure management

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John Leonard talks to i2O Water software director Mike Williams about the Internet of Things, self-learning systems and the need for new architectures
18 Sep 2014

Western security concerns are 'noise on the periphery' says Huawei exec, as firm looks to impress CIOs

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Huawei focused on attracting business of CIOs, says SVP Leroy G. Blimegger Jr as firm unveils partnership with Telefonica
17 Sep 2014

EU to tighten mobile payment regulations as Apple iPhone promises mobile payments boom

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Council of Ministers plans to tighten rules on authentication of payments made via mobile wallets
17 Sep 2014

Google: Government demands for data up 150 per cent since 2009

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Twenty-eight per cent of all UK government requests rejected as more and more information is demanded by governments from Google
17 Sep 2014

TfL adoption of contactless payments to boost transactions to over 500m a year, claims Visa

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Card firm says Transport for London's new policy will be a catalyst for contactless payments
16 Sep 2014

Backbytes: Apple offers one-click U2 removal after Bono backlash

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Apple CEO Tim Cook is clearly the last U2 fan on Earth
16 Sep 2014

eBay hacked, criticised for slow response

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Security intelligence questioned at auction site
18 Sep 2014

Data analytics firms make a serious play for telematics

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The rise of telematics in the insurance industry has data analytics vendors’ tongues wagging, Sooraj Shah investigates
18 Sep 2014

IBM to staff: Compulsory retraining and a ten per cent pay cut

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Services giant demands that selected US staff undergo retraining, paying 10 per cent of their wage for the privilege
18 Sep 2014

The transition from Spine to Spine 2 - a success story or yet another NHS IT failure?

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Sooraj Shah reports on how the implementation of the Spine 2 – a platform that connects clinicians, patients and applications – is helping to restore the NHS’s reputation for project management
17 Sep 2014

IBM warns over proliferating use of banking Trojans in enterprise attacks

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Trojan malware features and functions being expanded to attack more targets
17 Sep 2014

Security technology was viewed like tax – nobody wanted to pay for it, says Vormetric CEO

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Alan Kessler tells Computing attitudes to security have changed, and it's now seen as an enabler rather than a hindrance
16 Sep 2014

JP Morgan denies that system blueprints were stolen in June cyber attack

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JP Morgan attackers took details of software run across the global bank – although bank denies that any money was taken
16 Sep 2014

75 per cent of mobile apps will fail security tests in 2015 - Gartner

Gartner says security of mobile devices will continue to be an issue
Analyst warns of security risks from employees installing apps on BYOD mobile devices
15 Sep 2014